Various ‎– The Greatest Names In Jazz

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Verve Records ‎– PRS 2-3
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3 × Vinyl, LP, Compilation, Stereo
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1-1 Terry Gibbs And His Orchestra Nose Cone
Bass – Buddy ClarkComposed By – Cohn*Drums – Mel LewisPiano – Pat Moran (2)Reeds – Bill Perkins, Charlie Kennedy, Jack Nimitz, Joe Maini, Richie KamucaTrombone – Bob Edmondson, Frank Rosolino, Vern FrileyTrumpet – Al Porcino, Conte Candoli, Frank Huggins, Ray Triscari, Stu WilliamsonVibraphone [vibraharp] – Terry Gibbs
2:40
1-2 Stan Getz It Never Entered My Mind
Bass – Ray BrownComposed By – Rodgers & HartDrums – Connie KayGuitar – Herb EllisPiano – Oscar PetersonTenor Saxophone – Stan Getz
3:46
1-3 George Shearing Quintet* Little White Lies
Bass – John LevyComposed By – Walter DonaldsonDrums – Denzil BestGuitar – Chuck WaynePiano – George ShearingVibraphone [vibes] – Marjorie Hyams
2:23
1-4 Charlie Parker Back Home Blues
Alto Saxophone – Charlie ParkerBass – Ray BrownComposed By – Parker*Drums – Kenny ClarkePiano – John Lewis (2)Trumpet – Red Rodney
2:47
1-5 Dizzy Gillespie - Roy Eldridge The Heat's On
Bass – Ray BrownComposed By – Dizzy GillespieDrums – Louis BellsonGuitar – Herb EllisPiano – Oscar PetersonTrumpet – Dizzy Gillespie, Roy Eldridge
6:29
2-1 Gerry Mulligan, Gerry Mulligan, Ben Webster Chelsea Bridge
Baritone Saxophone – Gerry MulliganBass – Leroy VinnegarComposed By – Billy StrayhornDrums – Mel LewisPiano – Jimmy RowlesTenor Saxophone – Ben Webster
7:30
2-2 Oscar Peterson Trio* Scarborough Junction
Composed By – Peterson*
2:15
2-3 Lester Young, Harry Edison It's The Talk Of The Town
Bass – Ray BrownComposed By – Neiburg*, Livingston*, Symes*Drums – Buddy RichGuitar – Herb EllisPiano – Oscar PetersonTenor Saxophone – Lester YoungTrumpet – Harry Edison
5:38
2-4 Herbie Mann Evolution Of Man(n)
Bass – Frank "Chico" Guerrero*, Tony Reyes (3)Composed By – Mann*Drums – Milt HollandFlute – Herbie MannGuitar – Laurindo Almeida, Tony Rizzi
4:02
3-1 Johnny Hodges Don't Call Me I'll Call You
Alto Saxophone – Johnny HodgesBass – Jimmy Woods*Composed By – Anderson*Drums – Sam WoodyardPiano – Billy StrayhornReeds – Harry Carney, Jimmy Hamilton, Paul Gonsalves, Russell ProcopeTrombone – Britt Woodman, John Sanders, Quentin JacksonTrumpet – Cat Anderson, Clark Terry, Harold Baker, Ray Nance, Willie Cook
3:25
3-2 Gene Krupa Gene's Solo Flight
Bass – Wendell MarshallComposed By – Krupa*Drums – Gene KrupaPiano – Dave McKennaTenor Saxophone – Eddie Shu
4:32
3-3 Dizzy Gillespie, Sonny Rollins Wheatleigh Hall
Bass – Tommy BryantComposed By – Dizzie*Drums – Charlie PersipPiano – Ray BryantTenor Saxophone – Sonny RollinsTrumpet – Dizzy Gillespie
8:52
3-4 Count Basie And His Orchestra* Basie's Back In Town
Composed By – Ernie Wilkins
3:14
4-1 Lionel Hampton Big Band* Air Mail Special
Composed By – Goodman*, Christian*, Mundy*Drum [solo] – Buddy Rich
2:55
4-2 Charlie Parker What Is This Thing Called Love
Alto Saxophone [with strings] – Charlie ParkerComposed By – Porter*
2:34
4-3 Sonny Stitt Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea
Alto Saxophone – Sonny StittBass – Edgar WillisComposed By – Arlen*, Koehler*Drums – Kenny DennisPiano – Bobby Timmons
4:36
4-4 Lester Young, Teddy Wilson Pres Returns
Bass – Gene RameyComposed By – Young*Drums – Jo JonesPiano – Teddy WilsonTenor Saxophone – Lester Young
6:17
4-5 Woody Herman And His Orchestra Moten Stomp
Bass – Chubby JacksonClarinet – Woody HermanComposed By – Moten*Drums – Sonny IgoePiano – Nat PierceReeds – Arno Marsh, Bill Perkins, Dick Hafer, Sam StaffTrombone – Carl Fontana, Jack Green (4), Urbie GreenTrumpet – Don Fagerquist, John Howell, Lee Fortier, Roy Caton
2:36
5-1 Dizzy Gillespie And His Orchestra Oasis
Composed By – Liston*
3:12
5-2 Art Tatum Trio Blues
Bass – Red CallenderComposed By – Tatum*Drums – Jo JonesPiano – Art Tatum
5:06
5-3 Stan Getz, Oscar Peterson Tour's End
Bass – Ray BrownComposed By – Getz*Guitar – Herb EllisPiano – Oscar PetersonTenor Saxophone – Stan Getz
4:53
5-4 Gerry Mulligan, Paul Desmond Standstill
Alto Saxophone – Paul DesmondBaritone Saxophone – Gerry MulliganBass – Joe BenjaminComposed By – Gerry MulliganDrums – Dave Bailey
8:16
6-1 Coleman Hawkins Body And Soul
Composed By – Heyman*, Eyton*, Green*, Sour*Tenor Saxophone – Coleman Hawkins
6:06
6-2 George Shearing Quintet* Spring Is Here
Bass – Al McKibbonComposed By – Rodgers & HartDrums – Bill ClarkGuitar – Jean Thielemans*Piano – George ShearingVibraphone [vibes] – Cal Tjader
2:55
6-3 Louis Bellson Drummer's Holiday
Composed By – Bellson*Drums – Louis Bellson
2:27
6-4 Charlie Parker Quintet* Love For Sale
Alto Saxophone – Charlie ParkerBass – Teddy KotickComposed By – Cole PorterDrums – Art TaylorGuitar – Billy BauerPiano – Walter Bishop, Jr.
5:36

Credits

  • Engineer [Director of engineering]Val Valentin
  • ProducerJim Davis
  • Recording SupervisorNorman Granz (tracks: All track except those with George Shearing)

Notes

Three Record Box Set
"3 Records, 26 Artists, 26 Selections "
Stereo release
Available in Mono under Verve Records PR 2-3 The Greatest Names In Jazz

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Rights Society (Tracks: 1-1, 1-2, 1-3, 1-5, 2-1, 2-3, 2-4, 3-1, 3-2, 3-3, 3-4, 4-2, 4-3, 5-4, 6-1, 6-2, 6-3, 6-4): ASCAP
  • Rights Society (Tracks: 1-4, 2-2, 4-1, 4-4, 4-5, 5-1, 5-2, 5-3, ): BMI
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 1 (Etched), variants 1 & 2): PRS-2-3 REV SIDE-1 RE-1
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 2 (Etched), variant 1): PRS-2-3 SIDE-2 STEREO
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 2 (Etched), variant 2): PRS-2-3 4 SIDE-2 Stereo
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 3 (Etched), variants 1 & 2): PRS-2-3 SIDE-3 STEREO
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 4 (Etched), variants 1 & 2): PRS-2-3 SIDE-4 STEREO
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 5 (Etched), variants 1 & 2): PRS-2-3 SIDE-5 STEREO
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 6 (Etched), variant 1): PRS-2-3 REV SIDE- 6 RE-1
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 6 (Etched), variant 2): PRS-2-3 REV SIDE 6

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